Mary Hanna

Mary Grace Mace Hanna, 92, of Alderson, passed away Sunday, September 13, 2020, at the Brier Nursing Center in Ronceverte.

Born April 10, 1928, at Linwood, she was a daughter of the late George Ligon Mace, Jr. and Bessie Clarice Jackson Mace. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Mary retired as a cook from the Big Wheel Restaurant in Alderson and attended Grace Bible Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Hanna in 1994; a granddaughter, Brittany Hanna; eight brothers, Luther, George, Clyde, Willie, Johnny, Julian, Lewis and Dale Mace; seven sisters, Daisy Hayslette, Susie Wade, Goldie Armstrong, Annie Bowers, Brownie Mace, Betty Armstrong and Evelyn Turner.

She is survived by a daughter, Barbara Kay Dow-dy, and husband, Bobby, of Alderson; seven sons, Gene “Butch” Hanna, and wife, Dee, of Charles Town, Hilbert “Chuck” Hanna, and wife, Judy, of Nettie, Doug Hanna, and wife, Carol, of Stuart, Florida, Michael Hanna, of Pompano Beach, Florida, Patrick Hanna, and wife, Angie, of White Sulphur Springs. Jeffrey Hanna, and wife, Julie, of Alderson, William Hanna, and wife, Donna, of Alderson; a step-son, Joseph Hanna, and wife, Claire, of Covington, Virginia; and step-daughter, Betty Hooper, of North Carolina; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and cousins that she loved so much.

Mary greatly loved her family and friends.

Funeral services will be Thursday, September 17, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg, with Pastor Gary Baker officiating. Burial will follow in Greenbrier Memorial Gardens in Lewisburg.

The family will receive friends from noon until time of the service on Thursday.

We will follow guidelines associated with COVID-19 and social distancing is encouraged.

The family would like to thank the many caretakers at the Brier for the wonderful and loving care Mary received during her stay there.

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